Resources

Explore our resources on children’s law, education, and special educational needs.

Childcare Links

www.legal500.com
www.gov.uk/government/organisations/legal-aid-agency
www.gov.uk/guidance/legal-aid-agency-quality-standards

Education Links

The SEND Tribunal
The SEN Code of Practice
Department for Education
The Dyspraxia foundation
British Dyslexia Association
National Autistic Society
ADHD Foundation
AFASIC (A charity representing children and young people with communication impairments)

Links to other useful websites

www.resolution.org.uk – Resolution, which was formerly known as the Solicitors Family Law Association (SFLA), is an organisation of 6,500 family lawyers and other professionals in England and Wales

www.citizensadvice.org.uk – Provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities. Provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people’s lives

www.gov.uk/government/organisations/legal-aid-agency – Legal Aid Agency
www.gov.uk/check-legal-aid – Check if you are Eligible for Legal Aid

www.gov.uk/civil-legal-advice – CLA (civil legal advice) Gateway – Help finding free legal advice for matters which we don’t offer legal aid for – E.G legal aided education, matrimonial etc etc

Mediation

www.nfm.org.uk/index.php/family-mediation/mediation-information-meeting-miam

Drug and Alcohol Advice and Support

Inclusion – Fareham
Baytrees, Portsmouth
Drug and Alcohol Recovery Service, Southampton

A Guide to ADHD and Addiction

ADT Healthcare  – offers a free hotline dedicated to helping women suffering from drug, alcohol and mental health problems. ADT Healthcare was founded in 2011 by people who overcame drug and alcohol addiction themselves.

Homeless Help

www.stepbystep.org.uk – Working with young people aged 11 to 25, use a structured
combination of services including accommodation, support, training, and counselling to support those who need it
www.twosaints.org.uk – If you are homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless, offer good quality accommodation with support and resettlement services
Help for Homeless People in Gosport
Help for Homeless in Portsmouth
Help for Homeless in Southampton
Help for Homeless in Basingstoke
Help for Homeless in Fareham
Help for Homeless in Havant

Domestic Violence Help 

www.nationaldomesticviolencehelpline.org.uk – 24 Hour Freephone Helpline

www.refuge.org.uk – Domestic Violence help for women and children

www.womensaid.org.uk

www.victimsupport.org.uk/crime-info/types-crime/domestic-abuse

www.mensadviceline.org.uk – Advice and Support for men suffering domestic abuse

Mental Health Support

https://www.mind.org.uk/  or http://www.farehamandgosportmind.org.uk/ – Mental Health Charity

http://www.the-mop.org/ – The Moving on Project – Free support for Young People in Fareham and Gosport

Downloads

CLA Gateway Information

Other Resources

Complaints to CLP